Davitt’s ancestors gather for a special reunion

  By Trevor Quinn It was a memorable day in the village of Straide last Friday when the ancestors of...

School transport issues for students from Mayo village to be resolved

Confirmation that a resolution will soon be in place for families in Straide impacted by the school transport issues has...

Mayo native appointed as new Chief Medical Officer

Professor Breda Smyth has been appointed the Chief Medical Officer at the Department of Health. The Straide native has been...

Wednesday, 05/10/22 - 5:07pm Read More

Musical medics: TV show dedicated to talented Mayo family

A musical Mayo family will star in this Sunday night’s opening episode of TG4’s Ceol ón Chlann. The fourth series...

Saturday, 10/09/22 - 9:22am Read More

Locals meet again tonight over loss of parish priest

Locals in Straide will hold a public meeting tonight (Wednesday) to discuss the ongoing controversy over the loss of the...

Wednesday, 17/08/22 - 8:32am Read More

Parishioners in Mayo village request meeting with Bishop over loss of priest

Frustrated and  disappointed parishioners in Straide have written to the Bishop of Achonry Paul Dempsey and asked for an urgent...

Wednesday, 03/08/22 - 5:03pm Read More

Carving out a place in the artistic world

HELEN FALCONER talks to local sculptor and artist Mick Smyth about his new exhibition. A dramatic and fascinating exhibition of...

Tuesday, 26/07/22 - 2:53pm Read More

Mayo road to be closed next week to facilitate works

Mayo County Council have announced that a road in Mayo will be closed for two days to facilitate works. The...

Thursday, 21/07/22 - 6:46pm Read More

More Straide

Western People: January 29, 1992

Turf young footballers muck in for a mate